How do I check the status of my application?

To view your ECA application status, log into your My Access account. If you need help logging into your account, please refer to the "How do I access my account?" article.

Your status can be viewed under the “My Applications” tab and will be updated using the following stages:

     1. Initial Review in Progress

The application is currently under review.  If there are any problems with the application submitted, the applicant will be notified via email.

     2. Transcript(s) Received

The education documents sent from institution(s) for all your credentials listed on the application form have been received, pending for review.

     3. Initial Review Complete

The application submitted has been deemed complete and has been placed in queue for assessment. Processing time starts from the date CES receives the last document.

     4. Assessment in Progress

The assessor team is currently working on the application.

     5. Assessment Decision Made

The Canadian equivalency of your credential has been determined and your ECA report is complete. It is being prepared for dispatch.

     6. Decision Dispatched

The ECA report has been sent according to the delivery method selected and to the address indicated on the application. Please note CES is not responsible for any lost or misdirected mail.  If the ECA report is not received, please request a duplicate copy.

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